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British Academy Fellows

Record for: DRIVER, Professor Felix

Post: Professor of Human Geography, Royal Holloway, University of London

Specialisms: Historical geography of British empire & exploration, eighteenth to twentieth centuries; histories of collecting, visual culture & geographical knowledge

Professor of Human Geography Royal Holloway (2011-)

Principal publications:
Michael Heathorn Huxley (1899-1979)., Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, 2015
Intermediaries and the archive of exploration., S Konishi, M Nugent and T Shellam (eds) Indigenous Intermediaries: New Perspectives on Exploration Archives (Canberra: ANU Press), 2015
Hidden Histories of Exploration: Researching Geographical Collections, 2009
Tropical Visions in an Age of Empire, 2005
Geography Militant: Cultures of Exploration and Empire, 2001
Imperial Cities: Landscape, Display and Identity, 1999

Elected to the Fellowship: 2011 § S3